The Scientific Committee of the ESHG determines topics for these 90 minutes sessions which will best serve the educational needs of the attendees. Particular care is taken to ensure that these sessions address basic issues and focus on the educational aspect. Those sessions are not intended for experts in the respective fields, but are designed to give a general basic introduction to a particular topic.

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Educational Sessions

E01. New Technologies
Saturday, June 6
08.00 – 10.00 hrs
E02. Statistical Rigor and Reproducibility in Genetic Research
Saturday, June 6
10.30 – 12.00 hrs
E03. Pharmacogenomics in the Clinic
Saturday, June 6
10.30 – 12.00 hrs
E04. Hypermobility and the Ehlers Danlos Syndromes
Saturday, June 6
10.30 – 12.00 hrs
E05. Interpreting Variation Outside of Protein-coding Sequence
Sunday, June 7
8.30 – 10.00 hrs
E06. Brain Size Matters!
Sunday, June 7
8.30 – 10.00 hrs
E07. Genome Editing: Multiple Tools and their Applications
Sunday, June 7
17.15 – 18.45 hrs
E08. Does Genetic Counselling work?
Sunday, June 7
17.15 – 18.45 hrs
E09. Updates on Mitochondria Diagnostics
Sunday, June 7
17.15 – 18.45 hrs
E10. Therapy for Rare Disorders
Monday, June 8
8.30 – 10.00 hrs
E11. Heritability Estimations
Monday, June 8
8.30 – 10.00 hrs
E12. Artificial Intelligence in Biomedicine
Monday, June 8
17.15 – 18.45 hrs
E13. Mainstreaming Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques?
Monday, June 8
17.15 – 18.45 hrs
E14. Repeat Expansions: From Detection to Treatment
Tuesday, June 9
09.00 – 10.30 hrs
E15. Variant Interpretation in Hereditary Cancer
Tuesday, June 9
09.00 – 10.30 hrs
E16. Revisiting Consanguinity in the Era of Improved Genomic Diagnosis
Tuesday, June 9
09.00 – 10.30 hrs